Beacon Hill is a neighborhood in Seattle, Washington.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Beacon Hill. To be more specific, green spaces, like Dearborn Park and Maple Wood Playfield, are very well-distributed and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to visit, resulting in them being easy to reach from many locations within this part of the city. This area remains relatively quiet, thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, although those who are near Interstate 5 may experience higher levels of noise.
Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home and one third are renters. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred prior to the 1960s. This neighborhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Primary as well as high schools are easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Beacon Hill. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Regarding food, both general and specialty grocery stores are typically accessible within a rather short walk from any location in Beacon Hill. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and house buyers benefit from a few cafes as well.
This area will appeal to property owners that use a variety of modes of transportation. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are reasonably well-suited for traveling on foot; many day-to-day needs can be carried out without having to use a car. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit network in this neighborhood is accessible. Beacon Hill is also very car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Interstate 5, are very easy to access from any location in Beacon Hill, and it is convenient to park.